Citi pledges $1tn to sustainable finance by 2030

It intends to finance and facilitate a wide array of climate solutions, including renewable energy, clean technology, water conservation, green buildings and sustainable agriculture and land use

IEA hosts COP26 Net Zero Summit

Global decisionmakers say there is a critical need for international collaboration and policy implementation to accelerate progress towards net zero in the run-up to COP26

PSG joins the UN to kick off climate action

The football club becomes the first in France to join the ‘Sports for Climate Action’ campaign and has taken action to lower its carbon footprint and educate fans

One in three of the UK’s biggest businesses commit to net zero

The government is calling on more companies to ‘step up, follow suit and pledge to join the fight against climate change’

E.ON commits to science-based targets and joins ‘Race to Zero’

It has committed to becoming carbon-neutral by 2040 and to keep global warming levels at 1.5°C

COP26 – ‘Government needs to have clearer ambitions and ways to measure success’

A new report from the BEIS Committee has called for more clarity from the UK government to ensure the climate summit can be a success

University of Sheffield joins UN’s Race to Zero campaign

It previously set a target to become carbon neutral on campus by 2030 and across all its activities by 2038

Lenovo mitigates impact of 26k tonnes of CO2 with customer offset scheme

Customers are able to choose from a range of UN-backed initiatives and receive a certificate confirming the offset emissions for each product

Apple CEO urges action on climate change at UN’s Climate Ambition Summit

In a speech at the UN’s Climate Ambition Summit, Tim Cook said that every leader has a burden at a time of ‘historic urgency’

British Embassy Montevideo achieves carbon-neutral status

It has become the first embassy in the world to achieve the certification